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  • Mon, 04/12/2017 - 19:03

    Bid Writing : The Basics


    Who are the winners and losers in grant funding. How to identify the weaknesses in your project. What questions will funders will ask themselves about your bid. Common reasons for applications being rejected. The key terms in bid writing explained with examples of each. Make your application short but effective.

  • Mon, 04/12/2017 - 17:12

    I am delighted to be sending you details of the first two professional courses we are running in 2018. They are:

    Domestic Abuse Awareness                                               

    Friday 26th January - 10am to 4pm              

    Working with Trans & Gender Non-Confirming Individuals

    Friday 2nd February - 10am to 4pm

  • Mon, 04/12/2017 - 16:42

    Title: Early Years Webinar Series: Transforming Obesity Prevention in the Early Years

    Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018

    Time: 01:00 PM Greenwich Mean Time

    Duration: 1 hour

  • Mon, 04/12/2017 - 16:06

    Yes it’s that time of the year.

    Some of us have done our Christmas shopping early and some us haven’t started yet… For those who enjoy online shopping from the comfort of your home did you know that whenever you buy anything this Christmas you could be raising a free donation for Trafford CIL (Centre for Independent Living).

  • Thu, 30/11/2017 - 16:52

    PwC are proud supporters of social enterprise and you can read more about what they do here.

    PwC are hosting a small Social Enterprise Christmas Fair at their Manchester office to help their staff Buy Social Gifts for Christmas.

  • Tue, 28/11/2017 - 19:17

    Do you know your Indices of Multiple Deprivation from your JSNA, if not then this training session might be for you. This workshop will look at the kinds of national and local statistics you might use as evidence of need in a grant application.  


    To improve your chances of getting a grant

    Learning Outcomes

  • Tue, 28/11/2017 - 17:37

    Webinar: Updating your Privacy Policy for GDPR

    Learn the basics of drafting privacy policies under GDPR and discover how to communicate with your donors about privacy and data protection.

  • Mon, 27/11/2017 - 19:02

    A must attend event for forward thinking people working in the physical activity, sport, health and education landscape to share knowledge, get the latest insight, drive debate and engage in high quality networking.


  • Mon, 27/11/2017 - 17:35

    Trafford Rape Crisis Centre are in the process of planning support groups for women who have been affected by sexual violence and as part of this we will be running some consultation groups with women in the community.

    Please find attached the poster for our first group which will be Wednesday 6th December 10am-12pm at the Women and Children's Centre in Sale.

  • Mon, 27/11/2017 - 17:14

    Talkshop are currently organising a group work project called ‘Talk About It’.  

    This is a pilot 10 week group work programme for 13-16 year olds to enable them to learn about risk taking behaviours and make safer choices.

    This group will provide young people with a non-judgemental, confidential, safe space to talk through what’s going on in their life with youth workers.